May 18, 2019 at The Tarkington, Center for the Performing Arts. The dancers of The Central Indiana Dance Ensemble (CIDE) bring the forces of good and evil to life. Learn how the fairies offer their gifts to a young Princess Aurora, preparing her to triumph as they stand against the evil fairy, Carabosse. Stand against the darkness as Princess Aurora is cursed and put to sleep on her 16th birthday for one hundred years. Cheer as Princess Aurora is awakened by a true love’s kiss!
This three act classic ballet ends with a celebration of love, at the wedding of Princess Aurora and her Prince. The reception welcomes old and new fairy tale friends such as Puss-n-Boots and the White Cat, Little Red Riding Hood and the Wolf, and the Bluebird and Princess Florine.